Teaching Assistant

Job Description

We are recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work in various Primary Schools in and around Selly Oak on a day-to-day supply basis. Working for Flourish Education gives you the opportunity to only work the days you want to work, in the schools you want to work at, giving you the opportunity to fit work around your other commitments.

The Teaching Assistant role:

  • Building trusting relationships with the pupils
  • Ensure the safety of the children in the class.
  • Contribute to a safe, engaging, and positive learning environment.
  • Work closely with the class teacher.
  • Potentially conduct small group work when needed.

Required Skills and Experience for this Teaching Assistant role:

  • Holds a Level 3 or above in a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification.
  • Good curriculum knowledge of either Early years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) or Key Stage 2 (KS2).
  • Experience working in Primary Schools in the UK.
  • A DBS on the update service or issued in the last 12 months.
  • A minimum of 2 excellent references.

Working for Flourish Education as a Teaching Assistant you will receive:

  • A competitive salary of up to £98.41 per day which equates to £19,189.95 based on working 5 days a week for the full school year.
  • Your own dedicated Consultant
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus.
  • Pension Contributions
  • The option of PAYE and Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay – for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate.
  • KCSIE compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse.
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme.
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.

We are currently working with Primary schools in and around Selly Oak including primary schools in Bournville, Edgbaston, Harborne, Cotteridge, Stirchley, Moor Green, Northfield and Weoley Castle. Who require day to day Teaching Assistants, SEN TAs or one to one TAs to help support their students and Teaching staff.

If this day-to-day supply Teaching Assistant role sounds perfect for you, please apply now, or call Lizzy today for more information. We look forward to hearing from you.


Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.